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Current Experience

  • Vaccines Project Manager
    Since January 2014
    - Provide Project management expertise to Project and Commercialization team. - Develop and update projects plans that result in integrated delivery of the project at or above the established quality, timeline and budget expectations. - Ensure appropriate planning and tracking of timelines, risks, budget, resources, scope change using project management best practices. - Ensure identification of project risks and creation of risk register for the project with Project Team, manage the register on an on-going basis. - Recommend alternative strategies to keep the project within thresholds or ensuring escalation to appropriate governing bodies. - Managed multiple projects in a matrix organization. - Collaboration with portfolio and functions heads to ensure resources allocation for the projects. - Proactively communicate key information of the project (e.g. Decisions, milestones, actions, etc…) to all relevant stakeholders and to ensure documentation and archiving of project governance. - Integrates cross functional projects in a Program Plan. Develop a high-level milestone plan using goals and objectives of the program, applicable historical information, and other available resources in order to align program with organizational/strategic direction - Maintain accurate program information for the use of stakeholders - Report program progresses, key milestones status and risks management of the program to the Commercialization team. - Develop and set-up a communication process to facilitate global view of the program status. - Partnerships with the Vaccine Commercial Leader and the Project Leader. - Drive monthly Project Team and Vaccines Commercial Team meetings.

Past Experience

  • Manager Quality Control International Coordination
    November 2011 --- January 2014
    International consultation and interaction with Vaccines Manufacturing sites, QC Laboratories,Vaccines Global functions, Transversal Functions in order to meet all schedules and quality goal: -Responsible for the communication, management and deployment of a global QC consolidated project plan -Facilitate the QC SME network and continuous improvement implementing global CAPA and best practices sharing -Support the QC’s sites during life cycle and facilitate QC for analytical performance and knowledge management -Analyses, proposes and negotiate if appropriate with QC Head the deployment of new process, way of working – establishes consensus -Define and implement worldwide processes that will ensure alignment across sites

  • Quality Control Product Manager
    September 2006 --- November 2011
    As QC Product Expert for poliomyelitis and Hepatitis vaccines, my job included the following aspects: - Project support: Polio eradication, Disposable for sampling and Process, Improvement of Productivity, New working cell bank/seed for production - Test expertise related to the product manufacturing process - Revision of technical documents (Product Quality Review, Variations, PV/RV) - QC representant to Transversal Technical teams - Contact person for QC customers (Regulatory, Production, Industrialisation, Laboratories)

  • Quality Control Laboratory Manager
    June 2003 --- November 2011
    Responsible of teams of more than 10 technicians and 2 supervisors in charge of quality testing for vaccines and their components. The main tests performed were in Vivo Potency and Safety, Immunoassay, seroneutralisation assay, viral titration and detection of extraneous agents. - Management: Selection, Coaching , People Development, Evaluation, Planning, KPI analysis - Expertise: QC Tests (In Vivo Potency and Safety, ELISA, viral titration, extraneous agents detection), Trend Analysis, Investigation, Validations, GMPs, BL1 to BL3 constraints - Analysis of International regulation (Ph. Eur., USP, CFR, WHO) - Redaction of SOP and participation to the Regulatory file redaction - Audit participation (Corporate, ISP, FDA), Collaborative studies (EDQM, NIBSC) - Training (Train the trainer, Trainer for “Handling Out of Specification Investigation”)


LinkedIn Assessment :
Project ManagementRisk ManagementProblem SolvingProcess improvementQuality ControlChange ControlGMPSharePointVaccinespeople managementTraining (Train the Trainer)


  • in Project Management Professional (PMP) Certified, PMP from PMI in 2015
  • in Laboratory Animal Science from International Course on Laboratory Animal Science (ICLASS), Utrecht University in 2004
  • PhD in Biology from Université libre de Bruxelles in 2003
  • in Diploma of Thorough Studies (D.E.A.) in Sciences, from Université Libre de Bruxelles in 2001

Training and Certification

  • PMP certified in 2016 Certification
  • ICLASS certified in 2004 Certification

Area / Region

Rixensart, Belgium


Driving License
  • Yes